New Banksy Street Art Around London

By Lindsey Last edited 78 months ago
New Banksy Street Art Around London
Poplar Banksy by AdversMedia
Poplar Banksy by AdversMedia
No Stopping, Bell Lane Spitalfields (via
No Stopping, Bell Lane Spitalfields (via
National Gallery Bansky via
National Gallery Bansky via

Whether your stance on Banksy is 'boring' or 'OMG!', new works always attract attention.

This week three new pieces of his trademark graffiti adorn London — there are ostriches on the side of the National Gallery, a satirical consumerist message on a wall in Poplar and a Spitalfields street sign bears a new spin on the rat race.

Why the flurry of activity? Perhaps it's merely a gift to us all at Christmas. And speaking of Christmas, take a look at his 'online shop' for a gift idea to grace the stocking of any street savvy new parent in your life.

Want more? Have a shufty at our Banksy archives.

Many thanks to AdversMedia who put the shot of the Poplar Banksy in the Londonist Flickrpool

Last Updated 14 December 2011

Dean Nicholas

There was apparently one in Wapping too, though it didn't last long:


yawn. (at new banksy, not the post)


The rat on Bell Lane - Gone. 
The ostrich camera thing? - Gone.


If these have disappeared then shame.  Why do councils and some people have an aversion to graffiti?  I love it, and I'm OLD!!  So what's the big deal.  I think graffiti is an art form and there are loads of talented people who produce great pieces. 


Ooops, me again, had a senior moment - I meant to say Street Art as well as graffiti.  All good.


someone finally blasted the 'anywhere' dude at Archway. that's a shame, it's just painted all over


The one in Poplar is still there!


Here's some street art I photographed in OKC yesterday. It's like a new year's message; however, the message on the green brick has already been painted over.


The one in poplar has been there for months. 


Sadly, two of the new Banksy's you reported are now absent.  The one on
the National Gallery has been comprehensively cleaned off - not a shadow
remains.  And I walked the length of Bell Lane and could see no trace
of the one shown.  March 2012


Great piece Banksy! Good show on now at